Among 35 poviats of Wielkopolskie Province Gniezno Powiat is the fourth as to the number of inhabitants and sixth as to the area. Many firms with foreign capital have already invested here. The self-government authorities of the powiat count on further investments, especially those which will generate new jobs.
The economy of Gniezno Powiat is structurally varied. Predominating branches of economy are: market services (trade, repair, hotel industry, transport and communication, storage and communal services), non-market services (public administration, education, health care, social care) and agriculture.
Number of registered firms (private and state-owned enterprises, including trade law companies):
In Gniezno Powiat there is a well developed network of banks and banking services. The following banks have their branches here: PEKAO S.A., PKO BP S.A., Bank Przemysłowo-Handlowy PBK, Bank Zachodni WBK, BGŻ S.A., Kredyt Bank, Lukas Bank. In Gniezno Powiat there also function cooperative banks and other entities involved in financial services.
Self-government authorities try to notice and honour local firms which in a particular way contribute to the economical development of the region and which are distinguished by their actions for the benefits of the local society. That is why The Powiat Office in Gniezno together with the Association of Gniezno Entrepreneurs have been organising a competition since 2002 in which the prize "Eagle of Gniezno Powiat Entrepreneurship" is granted. The criteria for appointing the laureates are: development of the firm, image of the firm, quality of services and goods, innovation, achievements in other competitions as well as participation in the life of the local society. Prizes are granted in the following categories: production, craftsmanship, wholesale trade, retail trade, agriculture and services.
In the year 2002 the prizes were granted to:
In the year 2003 the prizes were granted to:
Self-government authorities pay particular attention to the development of entrepreneurship as the best way to improve living conditions of the inhabitants of the powiat, to decrease the unemployment, and to develop the region economically.
In order to achieve this in the year 2002 Gniezno Agency of Economic Development Ltd. was created. It is a task undertaken solidly by: Gniezno Powiat, the Town of Gniezno, communes: Gniezno, Czerniejewo, Kiszkowo, Kłecko, Mieleszyn, Trzemeszno and Witkowo.
Operations of the Agency aim at the promoting of the region as an area attractive to local and foreign investors, supporting local initiative in towns and communes of Gniezno Powiat and in particular they are directed towards the supporting and developing of small and medium-sized enterprises.
Why is it worth to invest in Gniezno Poviat?
Self-government authorities pay significant attention to winning new investors both local and foreign. Here are important circumstances which ought to help you to make the decision of investing in Gniezno Powiat:
Come, invest here and find out that it is worth it!
Why have they invested in Gniezno Powiat? Let the best incentive to invest in Gniezno Powiat be investments of the firms that have already done this. They are:
Below selected investment offers are presented. Detailed information referring to the possibility of investing in particular communes can be obtained at Commune Offices.
Developed area after former Cured Meats Factory in Gniezno, st. Roosevelta.
Owner: The town of Gniezno.
Owner's address : Urząd Miejski w Gnieźnie, st. Lecha 6, 62-200 Gniezno.
Contact person: Mirosław Kazior, Head of the Communal Property Department, tel. (0-61) 4260465, fax (0-61) 4261687.
Legal status: settled - owner: the Town of Gniezno.
Total area: 8080 m2.
Number of plots: 1.
Communication access: good.
Existing buildings: factory building of the area. 575 m2 and cubature 2183,24 m3, buildings (changing room, refrigerator, machine room, boiler house) of the area. 973 m2 and cubature 4398,22 m3,building due for demolition apart from boiler house and machine room.
Use according to development plan: apartment houses.
Form and mode of sale of rights: sale on tender.
Price: to be specified during tender.
Development of area for industry, basis and storage
Entity extending the offer: the Town of Trzemeszno office and Trzemeszno commune office.
Address of entity extending the offer: Urzad MiG, st. Dąbrowskiego 2, 62-240 Trzemeszno.
Contact person: Jacek Woźniak - Investment Department Inspector, tel. (0-52) 3154306, fax (0-52) 3154412.
Anticipated investment cost: depending on the future function of the object.
Anticipated investor's contribution: In case of purchase by the investor the land value is app. 1,2 ml. PLN
Expected result of the investment: jobs for local people.
Area description: area located next to main road Poznań-Toruń and railway line (the same direction) of the area app.30 ha. Private ownership. Destination according to development plan - for industry, basis and storage.
Infrastructure: water gas and electricity In the neighbourhood.
Property developed with buildings of a former boiler house
Owner: Witkowo commune.
Owner's address: st. Gnieźnieńska 1, 62-230 Witkowo, tel. 063 277 81 94.
Contact person: Anita Franczak - Inspector for Property Management st. Gnieźnieńska 1, 62 - 230 Witkowo, tel.063 277 81 94 w. 13.
Legal status: Real-estate register KW 28349 - no liabilities, KW 20349 - no liabilities.
Total area: 7675 m2.
Number of plots: 3 (14/8, 14/17, 14/19).
Infrastructure: electricity, water, sewage system.
Communication access: direct access to public road. Property located within town borders, directly next to province road.
Existing buildings: building of a planned boiler house - usable floor area 443,2 m2 technical building - usable floor area 65,8 m2 chimney, charring buildings, hardened surface - 1820 m2, fence.
Destination according to development plan: area for services, and centres (shopping, gastronomy), economic administration (e.g. bank), open-air market, service points.
Form and mode of the sale of rights:
Price:to be agreed upon during tender.
Former barracks at st. Wrzesińska
Owner: The Town of Gniezno.
Owner's address: Zespół Urbanistyczny U M w Gnieźnie, st. Lecha 6, 62-200
Contact person: Małgorzata Suchecka, st. Lecha 6, 62-200 Gniezno tel. (048 61) 426-04-96, fax 426-16-87.
Legal status: development plan elaborated in the year 2002. Real-estate register N0. 8089. Filed in the register of historical monuments of Wielkopolskie province at entry
No. 69/Wlkp/A of 20. 11. 2001.
Total area: 13,96 ha.
Installations: technical infrastructure depending on intensity of future use requires change and replacement, adjustment to New functions. Installations mainly worn out and obsolete, require replacement. In Wrzesińska street there is full and adequate technical infrastructure.
Communication access: from Wrzesińska street and from Grunwaldzka street; - buildings of farmer barracks are In the centre of the southern part of the town, abort 2 km away from the centre; - southern part of the town - with residential areas Grunwaldzkie, Pustachowa, Kawiary,Pławnik, Siniec, Dalki - is being restructured from an industrial zone (formerly a tannery and sugar factory functioned here) into districts of varied residential and services functions with participation of small production and trading enterprises; - In the area of farmer barracks it impossible to create a centre for the whole district - one also serving agricultural areas located south of Gniezno; - vast undeveloped areas (Pustachowa and Pławnik settlements) at a short distance from former barracks make it possible to place there houses and developer's business; - communication from town centre: on foot - 20 minutes, by car - 10 minutes, by town bus- 15 minutes; - the area is adjacent to the ring-road connecting directions Warszawa-Łódź-Konin-Września-Wrocław with directions Poznań-Bydgoszcz-Toruń.
Existing buildings: there are approximately 45 buildings mainly of the year 1894
Destination according to development plan: considered possibilities of using the buildings of former barracks: - secondary schools and schools of university level of micro-regional reach, - various forms of housing, hotel industry, - public administration, - jobs connected with services for the area and the whole town.
Form and mode of sale of the rights: tender.
Price: different value of buildings and land depending on their technical condition and destination.
Development of the area located at the intersection of Poznańska and Kłeckowska streets on the slope opposite the old part of the town
Owner: private: Józef Bara.
Owner's address: tel. 425-91-27.
Contact person: Zespół Urbanistyczny Urzędu Miejskiego w Gnieźnie, st. Lecha 6, 62-200 Gniezno tel. (048 61) 426-04-96, fax 426-16-87, e-mail: email@example.com
Legal status: settled, Real-estate register department of the District Law Court In Gniezno
Total area: 1, 86 ha.
Number of plots: 1
Installation: full infrastructure, no heating connections.
Communication access: the area is located on a slope opposite the old part of the town below- behind the road Poznań-Bydgoszcz-Toruń-Konin, Jelonek lake surrounded with a park and the oldest historical part of the town; next to the intersection there is a 24-hour car park for coaches and cars, easy communication with town centre: on foot - 4-5 minutes, drive from Kłeckowska street along Młyńska street and from Poznańska Street along Czarnieckiego and Bema streets, 500 m away from the Museum of the Beginnings of the Polish State, 400 m away from the historical cathedral and Archdiocese Museum, the Treasury and Cathedral Library, Seminar and Primate's Palace, 800 m away from ESSO petrol station, 2 km away from ORLEN petrol station.
Destination according to the development plan: In the area it is possible to locate a hotel or motel and other buildings of similar character for about 180 guests. The building cannot exceed 3 storeys and ought to face the town centre - the cathedral.
Form and mode of the sale of rights: notary deed.
Price: to be negotiated with the owner.
Community Centre under construction
Owner: Mieleszyn Commune.
Owner's address: Urząd Gminy w Mieleszynie, Mieleszyn 23, 62-212 Mieleszyn, tel. (061) 429 50 60, fax (061) 429 50 73 , firstname.lastname@example.org.
Contact person: Commune administrator - Janusz Kamiński, tel. (061) 429 50 60, fax (061) 429 50 73, email@example.com Commune Secretary - Janusz Sztukowski, tel. (061) 429 50 60, fax (061) 429 50 73, firstname.lastname@example.org
Legal status: settled - Real-estate register No. KW 21570
Total area: area of the building 794,23 m2, cubature 6653,22m3, usable floor area 1251,0 m2.
Number of plots: 1
Installations: electricity, water, internal yards.
Communication access: good - convenient access, building in the centre of Mieleszyn.
Existing buildings: closed building in the raw state with internal electric installation.
Destination according to development plan: area for services, culture, trade and administration.
Form and mode of the sale of rights: sale.
Price: to be agreed upon during tender.